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Agnieszka (AJ) Pollard

Graduate Student
Entry Year: 2017-2018
Faculty Mentor(s): Ronald Rogge

476 Meliora Hall
(585) 275-0757
Fax: (585) 273-1100
a.pollard@rochester.edu


Research Overview

My research is broadly focused on sexuality in general, and more specifically sexual behavior within romantic relationships. My research interests also include gender and sexual identity differences in regards to sexual behavior.

Selected Publications

Presentations

  • Pollard, A., Gonzalez, A., & Mori, L. (2017, April). Female college student rape experience and rape victim perception. Poster to be presented at the 97th Annual Convention of Western Psychological Association, Sacramento, California.
  • Garza, G., Reinelt, M., Chamani, A., Pollard, A., & Mori, L. (2017, April). Perceptions of psychotherapy across generation and ethnicity. Poster to be presented at the 97th Annual Convention of Western Psychological Association, Sacramento, California.
  • Shangraw, C., Janelli, A., Herrera-Gardea, E., Pollard, A., & Mori, L. (2017, April). College student perceptions of symptoms, therapy modality, and therapist characteristics. Poster to be presented at the 97th Annual Convention of Western Psychological Association, Sacramento, California.
  • Pollard, A., & Mori, L. (2016, May). College student perception of acquaintance rape victims. Poster presented at the 28th Annual Convention of Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Ragole, M., Pollard, A., Shangraw, C., Garza, G., & Mori, L.(2016, May). College students, psychotherapist education, and psychotherapy modality. Poster presented at the 28th Annual Convention of Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Pollard, A., & Mori, L. (2016, April). College student sexual experience and rape victim perception. Poster presented at the 96th Annual Convention of Western Psychological Association, Long Beach, California.
  • Garza, G., Shangraw, C., Ragole, M., Pollard, A., & Mori, L. (2016, April). Gender and resistance to counseling among college students. Poster presented at the 96th Annual Convention of Western Psychological Association, Long Beach, California.
  • Sandoval, V., Pollard, A., Anderson, E., & Mori, L. (2015, May). College major and views of therapy and medication. Poster presented at the 95th Annual Convention of Western Psychological Association, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Teaching

  • Teaching Assistant: Psychology of Gender, Fall 2017 - University of Rochester
  • Teaching Assistant: Abnormal Psychology, Spring 2017 - California State University, Fullerton
  • Teaching Assistant: Intermediate Research Methods and Statistics, Fall 2016 - California State University, Fullerton
  • Teaching Assistant: Psychological Testing and Assessment, Spring 2015 - California State University, Fullerton
  • Teaching Assistant: Abnormal Psychology, Fall 2014 - California State University, Fullerton

Professional Honors and Awards

  • 2017: Women & Gender Studies, Ethnic Studies, and Philosophy Valedictorian and Commencement Speaker, CSU, Fullerton
  • 2017: Community Engagement Medal, CSU, Fullerton
  • 2017: Outstanding Student Scholarly and Creative Activities Award, CSU, Fullerton
  • 2017: Women's History Month HER(d) Award, CSU, Fullerton
  • 2016: Association for Psychological Science RISE Research Award - Honorable Mention. Association for Psychological Science 2016 Convention
  • 2016: Outstanding Applied Psychology Award, CSU, Fullerton
  • 2016: JoAnn Brannock Research Award, CSU, Fullerton

Additional Information

  • California State University, Fullerton, B.A., Psychology, and Women & Gender Studies 2017, Magna Cum Laude